Time trend of asthma in children and adolescents in Brazil, 1998-2008.

@article{Wehrmeister2012TimeTO,
  title={Time trend of asthma in children and adolescents in Brazil, 1998-2008.},
  author={Fernando C{\'e}sar Wehrmeister and Ana Maria B Menezes and Andreia Morales Cascaes and Jeovany Mart{\'i}nez-Mesa and Alu{\'i}sio J. D. Barros},
  journal={Revista de saude publica},
  year={2012},
  volume={46 2},
  pages={
          242-50
        }
}
OBJECTIVE To analyze the trends in asthma prevalence in children and adolescents between 1998 and 2008 in Brazil. METHODS Data on asthma prevalence from the 1998, 2003 and 2008 National Household Sample Surveys were analyzed. The sample was comprised of 141,402, 144,443 and 134,032 individuals in 1998, 2003 and 2008, respectively, and the analysis was adjusted for the sample design. Trends in asthma prevalence were described for sex, Brazilian regions and place of residence of children (zero… CONTINUE READING

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